Workplace training and apprenticeships
Workplace training and apprenticeships offer you a way to earn money while also picking up skills and qualifications.
Workplace training is offered in more industries, and is usually open to people of all ages. Modern Apprenticeships are only available in some industries and for people aged between 16 and 21, but offer more support to hel . . . more
Apprenticeship Re-Boot Subsidy
To lift participation in apprenticeships, 10,000 new apprentices/trainees who sign up for training from 6 March 2013 will be eligible to apply for $1,000 towards the cost of tools and off-job course costs, or $2,000 for those in priority trades.
Employers will also be eligible for an equal payment.
A list of Priority Trades can be found here.
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The Aviation, Tourism and Travel Training Organisation (ATTTO) was contracted by Skill New Zealand to provide the Modern Apprenticeship Co-ordination Services for Aviation and has now been contracted to also provide Modern Apprenticeship Co-ordination Services for Tourism and to take the lead in launching this initiative.
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Government exceeds Modern Apprenticeships target
Media Statement by Hon Steve Maharey, Wellington 7 August 2002.
The Government's flagship Modern Apprenticeships programme has exceeded expectations, with new figures showing more than 3,000 young New Zealanders are now signed up under the scheme.
Speaking at the Industry Training Federation Conference in Wellington today, Associate . . . more
If you?re 16 to 21 years old, a Modern Apprenticeship will launch your career in the best way possible. You?ll be paid to learn from the experts for two to four years, depending on the industry you choose.
So, if you?re ready to earn and keen to learn, keep reading, because there may already be a Modern Apprenticeship available in the industry or business that interests you.
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By taking on a Modern Apprentice, you?ll be boosting your business and helping to train tomorrow?s workforce.
You?ll discover the competitive advantage that a young person with the right attitude, ability and motivation can bring to your business.
And you?ll have the assistance of a Modern Apprenticeships Co-ordinator so that taking on an apprentice is easier than it?s ever been.
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